Description: Alopecia is the description of hair loss which may result in baldness.It typically occurs in specific dog breeds on the ears, head, thighs, chest and belly.
Alopecia is seen in many forms, including various hereditary types, skin problems, allergies, or immune disorders.
Treatment: In most cases, alopecia is not treatable itself. However in many cases, the secondary symptoms (such as allergies, infections, etc.) can be treated.